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Resin.io

Golang Engineer - Open-source Project at Resin.io

London, United Kingdom 🇬🇧   (Posted Jul 8 2018)
About the company
Resin.io provides a software platform that helps developers build, deploy and manage code on connected devices. We brought Docker to embedded GNU/Linux devices in 2013 and have been building our IoT toolkit ever since. We also maintain a variety of successful open source projects including Etcher, Balena, and resinOS, and made contributions to high-exposure projects such as Docker, Electron, and AppImage.

Our technology is open, standards-based, and proven in production across a wide range of scenarios from drones, 3D printers, point-of-sale devices, tidal turbines, skyscrapers and more. Our investors include DFJ, Aspect Ventures, GE, and Ericsson.

Resin is a highly distributed, remote-friendly company with a pretty much flat hierarchy. Our organization is adaptive, getting feedback signals from our users and systems. Right now we organize ourselves by projects, which allow us to build complex features and solve big problems, while staying mutable. As a distributed group, we rely on clear communication and the rule of "assume positive intent" to help us work together across time zones, cultures and first languages. Our base of operations is nominally London, though really we are living all over the world: from Barcelona to Bulgaria, Argentina to Vietnam, and many more.

Job position
Permanent - Remote work possible

Job description
On being a Golang Engineer at resin.io

Resin.io maintains Balena, an open source Moby-based container engine tailored to IoT devices. We are looking for Golang Engineers with in-depth expertise on container technologies and open source software to innovate in the realm of containers for embedded GNU/Linux devices.

Responsibilities

Actively invest back in our own technology, libraries, and frameworks

Understand security best practices and strive to apply them in your work

Be highly motivated to produce great code

Evaluate customer requirements and other inputs to determine the scope and timing of new functionality

Lead and maintain the Balena container engine open source project

Contribute back to major open source projects such as Docker

Research novel approaches to efficiently run and update containers in embedded devices

Skills & requirements
Need to have:

Desire to make yourself and others more effective. You'd be bothered by an inefficient process

Good understanding of software engineering practices and how to apply them

Excellent written communication skills, and fluency in English

Self-discipline to take on a project and push it to completion without too much management. You also know when to ask for help

Experience leading, or contributing to, open source projects

Experience with GNU/Linux

Experience with Golang

In-depth knowledge of Docker internals like namespaces, cgroups, and layers

Nice to have:

A sample of your work (URL or attached sample)

Contributions to OSS projects (please include a URL)

Having worked remotely before

Experience with Resin.io as a user

Experience with embedded GNU/Linux, anything ranging from personal projects with a Raspberry Pi to commercial or industrial scenarios with custom devices

Experience with Node.js

Experience with Kubernetes

Instructions how to apply
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